Summer Reading 2019

A Universe of Stories
Summer Reading Program 2019

Registration takes place the first week of June

June 5: Dr. Wacky Science Show, 10 AM
June 12: Freedom Ranch, 10 AM and 1 PM
June 19: Starman Bob Swanson, the Singing Weatherman, 10 AM
June 26: NASA Live Video Call, 10 AM

July 3: Movie: Apollo 13 starring Tom Hanks 10 AM
July 10: Animal Tales of Ky, 10 AM and 1 PM
July 17: Tommy Terrific Magic Show, 10 AM
*July 23: Snakeman, 10 AM *Note the change of day
July 31: Tickled Pink Petting Zoo, 10 AM

Other programs throughout the summer:

Story-hour with Miss Rainey: Monday at 10 AM

Thursday Story-hour at 10 AM – Introducing “Book Bucks” by Cadence Bank
Everyone knows reading is fun and, this summer, it can also earn children exciting rewards!  During the Library’s Thursday story-time program, a Cadence Bank representative will read a story and speak about the basics of finance and the importance of saving money. Children who participate will have the opportunity to earn Cadence “Book Bucks” to spend on prizes! For more information, contact Jonnie Silva at 662-324-4281 or Samantha Cummins at 662-338-5017.


Lego Engineering: each Friday at 10 AM

STEAM:
June 4: Coding Camp, 10 AM and Exploring STEAM, 2 PM
June 11: Coding Camp, 10 AM and Exploring STEAM, 2 PM
June 18: Coding Camp, 10 AM and Exploring STEAM, 2 PM
June 25: Coding Camp, 10 AM and Exploring STEAM, 2 PM
July 2: Coding Camp, 10 AM and Exploring STEAM, 2 PM
July 9: Coding Camp, 10 AM and Exploring STEAM, 2 PM
July 16: Coding Camp, 10 AM and Exploring STEAM, 2 PM
* July 24: Coding Camp, 10 AM and Exploring STEAM, 2 PM *Note the change of day
July 30: Coding Camp, 10 AM and Exploring STEAM, 2 PM
Movie in the Library Schedule:
June 6 at 3 PM: Spider-man into the Spider-verse
June 13 at 3 PM: The Lego Movie 2
June 20 at 3 PM: E.T.
June 27 at 3 PM: Wall-E
July 4: Library Closed, No Movie
July 11 at 3 PM: Flight of the Navigator
July 18 at 3 PM: The Iron Giant
July 25 at 3 PM: Planet 51

Contact Loraine Walker, Children’s Librarian for info: childrens@starkville.lib.ms.us or call 662-323-2766 

Young Adult Schedule:

June 27: Galaxy Slime, 4 PM ages 13+
July 4: Library Closed
July 11: Binary Bracelets, 4 PM ages 13+
July 18: Touchdown, 4 PM ages 13+

Also throughout the summer, starting the week of June 10:
Movie Monday: ages 13+ June 10, 17, 24 we’ll be having a Star Wars marathon, 9-5 AM
Tournament Tuesday: board games available 9 AM – 5 PM ages 13+

Young Adult Book Club:
June 12: 4 PM ages 13+
June 26: 4 PM ages 13+
July 10: 4 PM ages 13+
July 24: 4 PM ages 13+
YA Anime Club:
June 19: 4 PM ages 13+
July 3: 4 PM ages 13+
July 17: 4 PM ages 13+
July 31: 4 PM ages 13+

Contact the Young Adult Librarian: youngadult@starkville.lib.ms.us or call 662-323-2766

Maben Public Library Summer Reading Schedule:
June 11, 10 AM: Edwin Faughn, Director of the Rainwater Observatory and Planetarium
June 18, 10 AM: Dorian LaChance, Magician and Entertainer
June 25, 10 AM: Pam Awad, Nutrition Educator with Mississippi State Extension Service
July 2, 10 AM: Freedom Ranch, A chance to interact with animals!
July 9, 10 AM: Wayne Yeatman, Fire Chief

Sturgis Public Library Summer Reading Schedule:
June 17, 10 AM: Magic Mr. Nick: Wacky Science Program
June 24, 2 PM: Dorian LaChance Magic Show, Take me to Your Readers
July 9, 2 PM
: The Snakeman!